June 19. Today's Birthdays
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today's Birthdays is the one-stop shop where you can learn about prominent Kazakhstani people who were born on the 19th of June, Kazinform reports.
Akyn (folk singer) composer, student and follower of Zhambyl Zhabayev Kenen AZERBAYEV was born in 1884 IN Zhambyl region and passed away in 1976. He started playing dombra at the age of 10 and became famous by the age of 13 thanks to his song Boztorgai (skylark). Azerbayev was an active participant of the revolt in Kordai which greatly influenced his songs of that time. Azerbayev was one of the greatest representatives of the Kazakh art scene.
Deputy of the Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan of the VI convocation, member of the Agrarian Committee Serik Umbetov was born in1950 in Almaty region. He is a graduate of the Alma-Ata Zoo-Veterinary Institute. He took up his recent post in March 2016.
Director of the Alash Culture and Spiritual Development Institute and pro-rector for strategic development and postgraduate studies of the Gumilyov Eurasian National University Dikhan KAMZABEKULY was born in 1966 in Turkestan (formerly South Kazakhstan) region. He is a graduate of the Abai Kazakh State Pedagogic Institute. For many years he worked at the Eurasian National University.
Deputy of the Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan of the VI convocation, Legislation and Judicial and Legal Reform Committee Berik Dyussembinov was born in 1971in East Kazakhstan region. He graduated from the East Kazakhstan State University and the Gumilyov Eurasian National University. He joined the lower chamber of the Kazakh Parliament in March 2016.
Public and political figure, laureate of the Daryn State Youth Prize, Altyn Zhuldyz Award, and the Kazakh President's Mass Media Award Galym Bokash was born in 1976 in East Kazakhstan region. He is a graduate of the Al Farabi Kazakh National University. He did internships in Pakistan, India, and Japan worked for newspapers, at TV channels and at the Kazakh embassies abroad.
CEO, member of the Board of Director of the National Investment Corporation of National Bank of Kazakhstan Galymzhan Tadjiyakov was born in 1982. He graduated from the Kazakh State Management Academy and Durham University Business School. He was appointed to the post in May 2019.